MALAYSIA TARGETING 30 MILLION INTERNATIONAL TOURISTS

Nik Fes -
A total of 25.8 million international tourists visited Malaysia in 2018. With the planned “Visit Malaysia 2020” campaign, the Malaysian Ministry of Tourism and Culture is targeting 30 million visitors ...

MOROCCO LAUNCHES PROMOTION TO ATTRACT CRUISE TOURISTS

Richard Moor -
While many countries are dealing with the problem of too many cruise passengers, Morocco has an opposite problem, as the number of visitors has been decreasing sharply in the last couple of years. Acc ...

RUSSIA TO SIMPLIFY THE TOURIST VISA POLICIES

Nik Fes -
Russia plans to boost its tourism sector by facilitating the formalities including the tourist visa policies. E-visa is also to be introduced in several regions. ...

SHOPPING TOURISM IN MADRID AND BARCELONA DROPPED

Michael Trout -
In 2018, shopping tourism in Madrid and Barcelona, the cities with the highest tourist influx in Spain, reported drops of 9% and 8%, respectively, according to a study by Planet, revealing the impact ...

WHY IT'S A GOOD IDEA TO SOLO TRAVEL THIS YEAR

Alec Hills -
Most people love the feeling of jetting off somewhere new, yet so many shudders at the thought of going alone. It may sound daunting, but solo travel is a life-changing experience, full of growth and ...